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State Summary: California, 2021 Annual Report
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: California, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
  • Low premature death rate
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • Low prevalence of cigarette smoking
  • Low prevalence of colorectal cancer screening
  • Low supply of primary care providers
  • High levels of air pollution
  • Adults who avoided care due to cost decreased 28% from 11.9% to 8.6% between 2019 and 2020
  • Voter participation increased 24% from 47.3% to 58.5% of U.S. citizens age 18 and older between 2014/2016 and 2018/2020
  • Drug deaths increased 16% from 13.5 to 15.7 deaths per 100,000 population between 2018 and 2019
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